1806 $5 Round 6, 7X6 Stars AU55

CERTIFICATION#: -39949
PCGS#: 8089

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by B. Max Mehl Jun '41 price realized $16

Expert Comments

David Akers: This is at least as common as any other date of this type and in all probability is more available in a wider range of grades than any other Half Eagle prior to 1807. Gem condition coins are encountered with some regularity.

 

Diameter: 25.00 millimeters Designer: Robert Scot Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 54,417 Weight: 8.75 grams Metal Content: 91.7% Gold, 8.3% Copper
8
3,600
10
3,950
1
20
4,850
1
25
5,100
30
5,400
7
35
5,750
11
45+
8,750
50+
9,850
53+
11,000
55+
12,500
58+
14,500
62+
23,500
1
63+
41,500
1
64+
74,500
2

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 800 R-5.4 18 / 18 23 / 23
60 or Better 350 R-6.3 16 / 18 20 / 23
65 or Better 10 R-9.5 11 / 18 TIE 12 / 23 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade
1 MS65 PCGS grade Stack’s 7/2008:2467, $109,250 - Heritage 3/2013:4212, $111,625
3 MS64+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2014:5723, $70,500

3 MS64+ PCGS grade
5 MS64 PCGS grade